Walmart, the US's largest private employer, announced to much fanfare on Thursday that it is raising the company-wide minimum wage from $10 to $11 -- a move eagerly touted by President Donald Trump.
The utter chaos unfolding in Southern California this week is indicative of the chaotic nature of climate disasters, which tend to set off chain reactions once certain ecological thresholds have been crossed.
Israel’s Takeover of the Internet
It has been learned that major social media and internet service providers have, throughout the past year, been meeting secretly with the United States and Israeli governments to remove content as well as ban account holders from their sites. — Philip Giraldi
The ACLU is working to reverse the FCC’s decision on behalf of the CIA and the Israel lobby to destroy Internet neutrality.
The NYT and WashPost: Papers Without Truth Or Honor
The US ‘Betrayed’ Russia but It Is Not ‘News That’s Fit to Print’
New evidence that Washington broke its promise not to expand NATO “one inch eastward”—a fateful decision with ongoing ramifications—has not been reported by ‘The New York Times’ or other agenda-setting media outlets.
By Stephen F. Cohen
JANUARY 10, 2018
The Persecution of Julian Assange
Paul Craig Roberts
“We need a political intervention to make this situation end. He (Assange) is the only political prisoner in Western Europe.” Juan Braco